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Mercury Airfield Equipment Co

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of The Quay, Gloucester

1960 Listed as suppliers of water and oxygen replenishment equipment for airport use [1]

1964 Acquired by Dennis Brothers

1972 Marshalls (Halifax), a maker of aircraft ground support and airfield tractors, acquired the Mercury Truck and Tractor and Mercury Airfield Equipment businesses from the Hestair Group[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. Commercial Motor archives[1]
  2. The Times, Sep 18, 1972